Meet Dr. Valdes                                           

  Cross-trained Prosthodontist and Cosmetic dentist Carlos M Valdes, DMD

Midtown Manhattan Dentist, Carlos M. Valdes, DMD, is a cross-trained Prosthodontist and Oral Surgical Implantologist.  He practices General and Cosmetic Dentistry in his New York City office. Dr. Valdes is one of a handful of doctors that places and restores dental implants. He also diagnoses and treats Temporomandibular Joint Disorders or TMJ. Dr. Valdes is currently an Associate Clinical Professor at NYU’s Department of Implantology & Reconstruction where he trains oral surgeons, Periodontists, and Prosthodontists to earn their dual degree.

When not practicing dentistry in his private Midtown Manhattan dental practice, he also maintains an attending hospital position at New York Medical College, and Metropolitan Hospital in Manhattan, where he trains general dentists and residents. Dr. Valdes has also served as Chief Resident at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn.

For leisure, Dr. Valdes likes to take Portuguese lessons, go bike riding, go to yoga classes,  take dance lessons, and garden. 

The office of Carlos M. Valdes, DMD is conveniently located in Midtown Manhattan in the Upper East Side near the 6, F, Q, N, R, W, 4, 5.  We are walking distance from Hunter College,  Park Ave Armory,  Asia Society, and one block from Central Park.  Contact our office at (212) 929-0080 or schedule an appointment today.

Education and Training 

Carlos graduated from Temple University School of Dentistry (1992) and then served as Chief Resident in a 2 year GPR at Maimonides Medical Center. He then proceeded to specialize in Prosthodontics at Temple University.

In addition, Dr. Valdes completed the 2 year Implant Fellowship program at New York University under Dr. Dennis Tarnow. He has been practicing full time in Manhattan for over 20 years and has been on faculty at the NYU Implant Fellowship Program, Columbia University, Metropolitan Hospital and St.Vincent’s Midtown Hospital. He has also served on the Admissions Committee at Temple University and Maimonides.